Our President, Principals and Staff
|Myron C. Bowling|
Myron Bowling is the president and founder of Myron Bowling Auctioneers, one of the most trusted industrial auction companies in the nation. Under his leadership, the company has conducted more than 2000 auctions in the past 38 years for some of the biggest names in manufacturing (Delphi Automotive, Ryerson Steel, Sunbeam Products).
Myron's distinctive auction chant, commitment to fair dealings, and decades of experience have made him one of the industry's most recognizable personalities. A founding member and former director of the Industrial Auctioneers Association, Myron is also a member of the National Auctioneers Association, Machinery Dealers National Association, and the Certified Auctioneers Institute.
Joe Oliver has been with Myron Bowling Auctioneers for nearly 30 years, during which time he has performed equipment valuations and appraisals for thousands of industrial companies across North America. Regarded as one of the most knowledgeable people in the industry, he has managed plant liquidations for companies such as 3M, Timken, Ryerson Steel, BAE, and Federal Mogul. Joe is a graduate of the Missouri Auction School and has been a licensed auctioneer for 23 years.
Kevin Gamm, who has been with Myron Bowling Auctioneers since 1996, provides asset valuations and asset disposition solutions for industrial manufacturers, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, turnaround management firms, and lending institutions. Kevin has expert knowledge in metal fabrication equipment, plastics equipment, construction equipment, CNC machining, and woodworking equipment, and has managed liquidations for 3M, GE Oil & Gas, American Heavy Lift, American LaFrance, Smart Paper, and many others. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Dayton.
Greg Hengehold, who has been with Myron Bowling Auctioneers since 1996, is responsible for asset valuations, disposition solutions, and internal management decisions. A former board member of the Industrial Auctioneers Association, he is an active member of the Turnaround Management Association and the Specialized Carriers & Riggers Association. Greg has provided asset recovery solutions for such well-known companies as Rolls Royce, Ethan Allen, Grocery Haulers, Liddell Trailers, and Pratt & Whitney. He graduated with honors from the University of Notre Dame, from which he received his BBA and MBA degrees.
Business Development Director
An employee of Myron Bowling Auctioneers since 1999, Christopher Lee is responsible for asset valuations and business development with corporations, financial entities, turnaround management groups, and bankruptcy courts throughout North America. He has managed asset dispositions for companies including Peterbilt, Danaher Specialty Products, Husqvarna, Avis Industrial, and DJO Global. Christopher is a graduate of the Missouri Auction School and Miami University; at Miami, he was a member of the boxing team and later served as an assistant coach.
Gil Gwinn has been involved in the new and used machine tool industry for over 30 years. He owned a new and used machine tool distributorship for 8 years, which he sold to a large multi-state distributor in 1995. Later that year Gil began working with Myron Bowling Auctioneers structuring projects. Gil’s expertise and extensive experience includes asset valuations, liquidations, and asset disposition solutions for thousands of industrial metal chip and fabrication, woodworking, plastics and construction companies.
Assistant to the President